Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul said, "The Better Buffalo Fund is driving the city's renaissance by reclaiming vacant and abandoned properties and breathing new life into our neighborhoods.
6 million from Empire State Developments Better Buffalo Fund; as well as $1.
Congressman Brian Higgins said, "This creative restoration project, under the leadership of PUSH Buffalo, will transform this former school into a living place of community once again.
The Better Buffalo Fund is helping to ensure the New Buffalo reaches all neighborhoods in the City of Buffalo.
At the Buffalo plant, we believe we have the best employees, making the best cereal," said General Mills Buffalo Plant Manager Allen Brown.
General Mills will expand Chex cereal production in Buffalo by adding two new product lines with support from New York State, including a $500,000 grant from Empire State Development.
General Mills Buffalo location, which currently employs 417 workers, produces Lucky Charms, Cheerios, and will soon add Corn Chex and Honey Nut Chex to the plants cereal lineup.
Cuomo today announced funding applications are available through the second round of the $30 million Better Buffalo Fund.
As Western New Yorks economy continues to grow, we must ensure Buffalo has a strong, vibrant downtown with the capacity to be its anchor, Governor Cuomo said.
The Better Buffalo Fund is crucial to promoting the redevelopment of downtown Buffalo, attracting a dynamic workforce and improving access to employment and educational opportunities.